Dakota

Means 'friend" when translated in the Dakota language. The name of a Native American people from the northern Mississippi valley. A fashionable name for both boys and girls. Ranked among the top 100 for nine years. Peaked at No. 56 in 1995. A place name for North and South Dakota.

Origin
American
Native American
Gender
Unisex
Meaning Tags
Traits & Characteristics
Add a Meaning Tag
Variations
Add a Variation
Alternative Spellings
Add an Alternative
Nicknames
Add a Nickname
Personality
Add a Personality Trait
Famous Dakotas
Dakota Staton (American jazz vocalist)
Dakota Lee (actor)
Dakota Edwards (actor)
"Dakota" (1988 film)
Dakota Paul (actor)
Dakota Fanning (actress)Submitted By

Submitted by: evenstar121

Report Abuse
Add a Famous Dakota
Sibling Name Ideas
Add a Sibling Name
Like This Name?
Hate It
Hated it!
See All the Names You Love
Play the Name Game
Dakota is on other name lists
Native American Boy Baby Names
Best Celebrity Unisex Names
Geographic Names for Girls

Parents Are Talking

Add a Comment